Company: Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester
Position: Adoptions and Admissions Counselor
Reports To: Director of Shelter Services
Employment Type: Part-Time
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Location: Fairport, NY 14450
Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester, has been helping animals and people since 1873. Our organizations cares for around 7500 animals each year and makes possible a variety of programs to address issues that contribute to the surrender of unwanted animals. As an open-admission organization, we accept every animal in need of help. The Adoptions and Admission Counselor’s role is to interface with the public admitting animals and aiding in the adoption process.
Essential Job Duties:
Education: High School diploma or equivalent education required.
Experience: Understanding of proper environments for various domestic animals. Customer service experience and good communication skills are preferred. Animal experience is preferred.
Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence/memos, and ability to present information one-on-one and in small group situations effectively. Basic computer skills required. Ability to learn internal software and properly use cleaning supplies. Ability to operate copier, fax machine, cash register, safe and other general office equipment.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, handle, feel, speak, hear and see. Occasionally required to sit, lift up to 50 pounds, carry 25+ pounds and push and pull 50-100 pounds.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of this position.
Must Align with the Company Mission, Vision and Core Values:
Mission: Together with our community, we better the lives of animals through justice, prevention, and life-saving care.
Vision: A just and compassionate world for all animals.
Core Values: We embrace and recognize that Lollypop Farm donors are the heroes of our work – voluntarily offering time or money, no matter the amount – to support our mission. Together, our core values unify and guide us to provide the best service to the animals, our community, our organization and ourselves.